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  • Eddie Murphy and ‘Driving Miss Daisy’ Director Team Up for Dramedy, ‘Cook’

    Oct 25, 14 by Deron Dalton 1 Comment

    *Eddie Murphy will be returning to the big screen in his first major film since 2011’s “Tower Heist” with the New Orleans-set dramedy, “Cook.” Murphy has been taking a break from the entertainment industry, but since he’s a huge box office heavyweight, he can afford to do that. Nevertheless, one of the hardest working men in […]

  • Eddie Murphy Replaces Samuel L. Jackson in Drama ‘Cook’

    Oct 21, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Eddie Murphy has been tapped to replace Samuel L. Jackson in an upcoming drama titled “Cook.” The comedian will play a chef hired by a dying man to prepare meals for his girlfriend and daughter after he passes away. Jackson was tapped for the lead but had to drop out due to “scheduling conflicts,” according to […]

  • Shameful: BET Awards Denied Legendary Photographer Bill Jones Press Credentials

    Jul 11, 14 by Qwest7 5 Comments

    *The BET Awards has often been guilty of many things, but it looks like the annual show may have taken the cake when it denied credentials to legendary photographer Bill Jones. The 83-year-old picture taker, who took his first celebrity pic of Muhammad Ali while serving in the Air Force in the early 1960s, has […]

  • Michael Strahan Gets Personal; Talks about his Nasty Divorce

    Jul 10, 14 by Deron Dalton 1 Comment

    *Michael Strahan looks pretty happy on the cover of Ebony. The Demolition Man is one half of daytime’s “Live with Kelly and Michael,” after all. But inside the magazine, Strahan talked about ex-wife Jean Muggli who he divorced eight years ago.  Yes, eight years later, Strahan is opening up in Ebony’s August issue about the nasty divorce.

  • Eddie Murphy to Film ‘Beverly Hills Cop 4’ in Detroit

    Jun 26, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *The state of Michigan has approved $13.5 million in incentives for the fourth installment of Eddie Murphy’s “Beverly Hills Cop” franchise, which will be filmed in and around Detroit, officials announced Thursday. Murphy will return to his role as Axel Foley, Brett Ratner will direct and Jerry Bruckheimer will produce the film for Paramount Pictures, […]

  • Eddie Murphy Wins Defamation Lawsuit Filed by Comedian

    Jun 13, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Eddie Murphy has emerged victorious in a weird $50 million defamation lawsuit brought by a comedian named Brando Murphy. The Hollywood Reporter’s Eriq Gardner writes: Before the lawsuit began, the younger, less famous Murphy appeared to suggest that he was Eddie Murphy’s son. That led to a cease-and-desist letter from Eddie’s attorney Marty Singer, who […]